Develop the skills and strategies you need to become an integral part of this growing service sector in America. You'll gain an understanding of the unique characteristics of nonprofit organizations while mastering core knowledge about the nonprofit field. You'll be introduced to key trends and issues of the sector, while investigating the purpose and scope of the nonprofit world both in the United States and internationally. Overall, the course is designed to build your awareness of the role and importance of the nonprofit sector, and the potential for employment within the sector. You must attend 90% of all scheduled class hours, in addition to completing any other requirements set by the instructor, in order to pass the class and be awarded CEUs and a Certificate of Completion.